Did You Get Her Number?

Did You Get Her Number?

“Where are you going?”  I asked.  Anxiety filling every part of me.  I could especially feel it in my chest, my breathing became shallow, and I wanted to burst into tears again.  I don’t know why I continued to hope year after year.  A New Years...
I Belong to a BROKEN Family

I Belong to a BROKEN Family

I knew they were going to come soon, but I wasn’t excited about getting the official papers.  I had taken my boys on a camp trip and knew that they would probably be there when I returned.  I found myself staying busy with all the unpacking and laundry, trying...
I’m Not Just A Girl

I’m Not Just A Girl

I was happy to see him pull up to the house.  He had moved out a little over 2 weeks ago.  After 17 years of marriage, I missed him terribly.  I was nervous, I didn’t know what to expect, so unsure of myself anymore and where I stood with him.  My breathing was...
Part 2: Breaking Through Denial

Part 2: Breaking Through Denial

Don’t let denial be a roadblock Remember denial is a coping mechanism that we use to protect ourselves.  You need to be aware that coming out of denial can be very painful.  I had a therapist that I was working with when I was coming out of denial.  She was able...